Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 6:48:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 64%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:17 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.87 meters/second, 1572.7 km/hour, 977.2 miles/hour or 849.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 27.0"||16.29 mi||West||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||North||16.29 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 08.4"||977.10 mi||West||0° 09' 04.0"||10.39 mi||North||977.43 mi|
|24 hours||12° 54' 31.9"||872.77 mi||East||3° 54' 44.3"||268.89 mi||North||918.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Tue 3:48 AM||1042 km||648 miles||563 nm||WNW|
|Salvador||Tue 3:48 AM||1320 km||820 miles||713 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Tue 3:48 AM||1635 km||1016 miles||883 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Tue 3:48 AM||2143 km||1332 miles||1157 nm||SW|
|Jamestown||Tue 6:48 AM||2265 km||1408 miles||1223 nm||ESE|
|Brasilia||Tue 3:48 AM||2358 km||1465 miles||1273 nm||WSW|
|Guarulhos||Tue 3:48 AM||2470 km||1535 miles||1334 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo||Tue 3:48 AM||2484 km||1543 miles||1341 nm||WSW|
|Monrovia||Tue 6:48 AM||2676 km||1663 miles||1445 nm||NE|
|Freetown||Tue 6:48 AM||2710 km||1684 miles||1463 nm||NNE|
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